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Ecology and Conservation

University of Aberdeen

Venues

Old Aberdeen Campus

Content

The Master’s programme provides training in ecology and conservation with taught modules based on current research of contributing scientists drawn from diverse ecological disciplines.

In addition to core ecology and skills training, there is a choice of modules providing research training for those students intending to go on to do a PhD and more applied modules for those seeking careers in conservation and management, consultancy.

Entry Requirements

A UK 2:1 honours degree (or international equivalent), in a biological, environmental or physical science, geography, or other relevant subject; applicants with a 2ii (or equivalent), particularly with some relevant experience, may also be considered. We also consider individuals with degrees in a wider range of disciplines who are clearly motivated by the programme and have some relevant experience.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

24 months

Faculty

Life Sciences and Medicine

Department

Biological Sciences

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.abdn.ac.uk

Career Sectors

Agriculture

Aquaculture and Fishing

Arboriculture and Horticulture

Earth Studies

Environmental and Rural Resource Management

Environmental Services

Forestry

Work with Animals